WEDNESDAY, 3rd OCTOBER 2018

09.00 – 12.00

COURSE 1 - UPDATE IN NEONATAL RESUSCITATION AND DELIVERY ROOM MANAGEMENT

Coordinator: Prof. Gabriela Zaharie, Romania

The Golden Hour versus the Platinum Minute
Gabriela Zaharie, Romania

Umbilical cord milking at birth – what is its role?
Edward Bell, USA

Thermoregulation
Darjan Kardum, Croatia

Respiratory support in the delivery room
Edward Karotkin, USA

Discussions, Q&A, wrap-up

13.00 – 16.00

COURSE 2 - UPDATE IN NEONATAL RESPIRATORY SUPPORT

Coordinator: Maria Stamantin, Romania

Introduction
Maria Stamantin, Romania

Non-invasive NAVA
Tarah Colaizy, USA

High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation – neonatal strategies
Gabriel Dimitrou, Greece

Non-invasive surfactant administration by laryngeal mask
Dan Stewart, USA

Discussions, Q&A, wrap-up

09.00 – 12.00

COURSE 3 - HOW TO WRITE A SCIENTIFIC ARTICLE: GETTING YOUR ARTICLE PUBLISHED

Coordinator: Prof. Giuseppe Buonocore, Italy

Speakers: Giuseppe Buonocore, Italy; Massimo Pettolengo Mantovani, Italy

13.00 – 16.00

COURSE 4 - CRANIAL ULTRASOUND FOR THE NEONATOLOGIST

Coordinator: Manuela Cucerea, Romania

Basics in grey scale neonatal head ultrasonography – normal developmental anatomy of the neonatal brain, planes of examination, pathological findings
Manuela Cucerea, Romania

Basics in transfontanellar Doppler ultrasonography(US) of the newborn brain – physics, the Doppler effect, anatomy of the brain vessels, types of Doppler imaging, normal values, the role of Doppler-US in the assessment of the sick newborn
Marta Simon, Romania

Review of clinical cases, practical aspects of cranial ultrasound
Manuela Cucerea, Romania; Marta Simon, Romania